Providence police investigating stabbing

By News Staff


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PROVIDENCE, R.I (WLNE) – Providence police are investigating a stabbing early Saturday morning.

Police were called to Regent Avenue around 3:00 a.m., for reports of a domestic disturbance. Officers on duty responded and were directed by witness on scene to a Lisbon Street residence.

A male victim was shown suffering from severe lacerations after he claimed to have gotten into a fight with his girlfriend after which she stabbed him.

The female suspect is currently being held at Providence Police headquarters and will face felony domestic assault charges.

The victim was transported to RI Hospital and his condition is currently unknown at this time.

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